Information sharing behavior on social media in the Asian Global South (Presentation)
Presented by Ayesha Zainudeen and Tharaka Amarasinghe at the 15th ITS Asia-Pacific Regional Conference Bangkok, Thailand, 29 October 2019 The full paper is available here.
Information sharing behavior on social media in the Asian Global South (Research Paper)
Presented by Ayesha Zainudeen and Tharaka Amarasinghe at the 15th ITS Asia-Pacific Regional Conference Bangkok, Thailand, 29 October 2019 The slides presented are available here.
AfterAccess – Household and individual survey – Sri Lanka 2018 (Questionnaire)
Media coverage of AfterAccess in Sri Lanka
A list of selected media coverage on AfterAccess following dissemination of the Sri Lanka data and report
Comments on the Cyber Security Bill – Sri Lanka 2019
LIRNEasia comments on the proposed Cyber Security Bill for Sri Lanka - 2019
AfterAccess findings from Sri Lanka released in Colombo today (Event Report)
Sri Lanka performs poorly on digital indicators, awareness of internet and related services does not translate to use, and the majority of social media users in Sri Lanka think that blocking social media during times of national unrest "is the right thing to do".
AfterAccess: ICT access and use in Sri Lanka and the Global South (Presentation)
Presented by Helani Galpaya, Ayesha Zainudeen and Tharaka Amarasinghe on 22 May 2019 in Colombo, Sri Lanka
High awareness, low use of e-commerce in Sri Lanka (Release)
LACK OF TRUST IS A KEY BARRIER TO CONVERSION OF USERS TO PLACING ORDERS AND MAKING PAYMENTS ONLINE, SAY THE AFTERACCESS SURVEYS RECENTLY LAUNCHED IN SRI LANKA BY REGIONAL DIGITAL POLICY THINK-TANK, LIRNEASIA.
Social media users say “OK” to blocking during times of unrest (Release)
MANY SRI LANKANS REMAINED UNAFFECTED BY THE SOCIAL MEDIA BLOCKS OF MARCH 2018, ACCORDING TO THE AFTERACCESS SURVEYS RECENTLY LAUNCHED IN SRI LANKA BY REGIONAL DIGITAL POLICY THINK-TANK, LIRNEASIA.
AfterAccess Asia Report 3.0
AfterAccess: ICT access and use in Asia and the Global South (Version 3.
Information Sheet and Consent Form for Sri Lankan respondents providing call detail records to LIRNEasia
ICT contribution to Sri Lanka and the region logistics sector (Presentation)
to Sri Lanka’s and the region’s logistics sector
Professor Rohan Samarajiva
(drawing from Abu Saeed Khan; After Access Team & Shazna Zuhyle of LIRNEasia & ITU-ESCAP)
Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport Sri Lanka, 19 September 2018
Banning Social Media Won’t Stop Hate Speech
After a weeklong blackout, the Sri Lankan government lifted its nationwide ban on social media on Thursday.